ERA, an independent provider of IT workflow solutions for the media, post production and broadcast sectors today announces an exciting long term strategic partnership with Tedial, the leading independent media technology solutions specialist.

The partnership will enable ERA to deliver media supply chain & workflow automation services via Tedial’s No Code Media Integration Platform – smartWork , along with extensive Media Asset Management capabilities via Evolution. By combining ERA Cloud Hosting , Storage and Infrastructure services with Tedial’s smartWork and Evolution platforms, an all-encompassing managed service in the media services sector is now available to ERA’s worldwide customer base.

Sean Baker, Managing Director at ERA said “We are very excited to be working with Tedial, we have had a number of mutual customers over the years and our hosting of their Smartworks and MAM solution offers a great set of tools to our clients to support their data management and workflow automation needs. As well as being able to offer Tedial clients a fully supported alternative hosting option to the public clouds”

“This is a mutually beneficial partnership that will bring exciting opportunities to both companies,” explains Manuel Martínez, Business Development Manager of Tedial. “We are delighted to be working with ERA, combining their extensive IT and infrastructure knowledge with our forward thinking media platforms, enabling us to extend our sales reach and develop our business opportunities”

“smartWork and Evolution will provide ERA’s existing and new media customers a range of quick to deploy services, delivering revenue fast and the ability to adapt to the ever changing market needs. ERA teams will have full control over the future proof platform allowing them and their customers to be fully self-sufficient and able to deliver managed services quickly and cost effectively”

ERA is excited about this  partnership with Tedial and adding smartWork to ERA’s range of services will surely lead to even greater growth and further opportunities for the M&E industry.


About Tedial

Process automation has always been a key pillar of digital transformation initiatives. Since its foundation, Tedial has developed tools and solutions to accelerate digital transformation, improve customer experience, create new services, automate processes, and optimize costs. The company’s challenge and goal is to implement a hybrid cloud media service integration platform that is flexible, scalable, resilient and secure.  Tedial’s NoCode Media Integration Platform, smartWork, is transforming and redefining media business efficiency and technology approaches by democratizing business processes, empowering non-technical users to define integrations autonomously – without vendor participation – and create NoCode workflows in a creative and flexible manner for greater business agility.  


About ERA

ERA is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of IT workflow systems for the Media, Post Production and Broadcast sectors.

Based in Chesham, Buckinghamshire and delivering solutions since 1998, the company helps organisations reduce costs and most importantly deliver flexible, faster, and more efficient ways for its clients to address their ever-demanding project needs.

Solutions cover all aspects of Managed Services, Remote Editing, Cloud Services, IAAS, System Maintenance and Consultancy.  By taking a vendor-neutral design approach and understanding no two customers are the same, ERA has developed a large and strong customer base including clients such as Absolute Post, Encompass, Jellyfish Pictures, Evolutions Post, STV, The University of Salford and Vice Media.

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